Mr. Chen Huanlong has been appointed as GNPOC President by CNPC on 16th September 2014.
He has master degree in management science and Engineering, BSc degree in Natural Gas Processing, which were awarded by top petroleum universities in China.
Mr. Chen has 24-year experience in Petroleum exploration and production, and also pipeline. His work experiences covers both oil and gas in various disciplines, which include production operation and maintenance, project management, pipeline operation, offshore processing platform and FSO etc. He was the key person who managed to safely/professionally shut down the biggest oilfield in South Sudan under the pressure from the government, and resumed the production successfully one and half year later
Mr. Chen worked in various countries. He worked from engineer until production managers in his home country in PetroChina/CNPC for 11 years. He was assigned by PetroChina to work in Indonesia in top management of the project in early 2003, and mainly responsible for a gas development project to supply gas to Singapore. He started his assignment in Sudan and work for more than nearly 11 years till today.
He has worked in top management of petroleum operating companies for 14 years. Mr. Chen was assigned as deputy GM and Senior Project Advisor in PetroChina Companies in Indonesia in 2003. He was used to be appointed as general manager of Pipeline Division, E&P division respectively in PetroEnergy from 2007 to 2011, and further appointed as general manager of exploration and production division in PetroDar Operating Company. Mr. Chen started his assignment as president in PetroEnergy in 2013 and further transferred to GNPOC as president from September 2014.